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New South Wales Postal Service red painted metal pillar box with an arched top

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Postboxes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Triggs, Marr & Taylor, Sydney
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1875
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Corroboree folding game board designed by Jessie Mackintosh, 1945

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Jessie Mackintosh collection
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Board games
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Jessie Mackintosh
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1943
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Xyris Gracilis

Xyris Gracilis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Styphelia Richei

Styphelia Richei

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Australian Government Bentley 'S' Series 3 black saloon motor car used by Sir Robert Menzies

Australian Government Bentley 'S' Series 3 black saloon moto...

Department of Administrative Services (Transport and Storage Divisi...
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Motor cars
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Crewe, Cheshire, England
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Rolls Royce
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1964
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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River Yarra Warburton

River Yarra Warburton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Water jug

Water jug

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Jugs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Stokes & Sons
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1988
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Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Vene Linden

Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Vene Linden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Photograph of indigenous cricket team

Photograph of indigenous cricket team

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Photographic prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Typed letter on folded white paper to Elsie Deane from Bobby House, 25 January 1937

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Elsie Deane collection
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Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Bobby House
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1937
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Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Poll Shock

Poll Shock

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Andrew Weldon
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1997
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Composing stick

Composing stick

Les Robertson collection
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Printing accessories
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Polypodium pustulatum

Polypodium pustulatum

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Olympic Newsletter

Olympic Newsletter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Newsletters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Bourke Street, Melbourne, Vic

Bourke Street, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Take Me to Your Leader

Take Me to Your Leader

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1998
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Metal water jug

Metal water jug

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Jugs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Stokes & Sons
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1988
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Metal teapot

Metal teapot

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Teapots
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Stokes & Sons
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1988
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The inked-in image: a survey of Australian comic art

The inked-in image: a survey of Australian comic art

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Manuscripts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1969
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View of Melbourne

View of Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1905
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Elsie Deane holding bunches of flowers and her sister Vi farewelling her to England

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Elsie Deane collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Elsie Deane
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1937
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Entrance to Macquarie Harbor, Tasmania

Entrance to Macquarie Harbor, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Newspaper clipping from the Melbourne Sun, 19 February 1949 (England v Australia 3rd Test  at the SCG).

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Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne Sun
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1949
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Do Not Abandon Me, Liberty!

Do Not Abandon Me, Liberty!

Thahn Nhon Le collection
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Political posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Le Thanh Nhon
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1988
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Wooden footstool with tapestry top that commemorates the establishment of Lucini & Co in Melbourne, Victoria, 1853

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Joseph Andreallo collection no. 1
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Footstools
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Italy
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Unknown
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1858
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Lorelle Sample's domestic science notebook from University of Melbourne

Lorelle Sample's domestic science notebook from University o...

Lorelle Moore collection
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Notebooks
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Lorelle Moore
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1931
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Medallion to commemorate 50 years of the Commonwealth of Australia's Federation, 1901-1951

Medallion to commemorate 50 years of the Commonwealth of Aus...

Sydney Collectables Auction collection
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Commemorative medallions
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Elischer
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1950
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New Testament issued to Sheila Ferguson, WAAAF, in 1943

New Testament issued to Sheila Ferguson, WAAAF, in 1943

Sheila Van Emden collection
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Bibles
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London, England
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Mrs Sheila C. Van Emden
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1943
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Costerfield Mine

Costerfield Mine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sabaea Ovata

Sabaea Ovata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Boomerang carved with portrait bust and text 'WELCOME TO MELBOURNE'S  PRINCE HENRY CENTENARY'

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Boomerangs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Prostanthera nivea

Prostanthera nivea

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Blue nylon airmail bag, printed with 'Australia's First Airmail, 1914-1964, 50th Anniversary Flight'

Blue nylon airmail bag, printed with 'Australia's First Airm...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1964
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Poster advertising a boxing match between Graeme Brooke and Juan, Melbourne Town Hall

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 17
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Advertising posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Graeme Brooke
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1970
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Bossiaea cinerea

Bossiaea cinerea

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Leptorrhyncus Squamatus

Leptorrhyncus Squamatus

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Union Jack 'Empire Day 1950' flag

Union Jack 'Empire Day 1950' flag

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Cards
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Victoria, Australia
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The Empire Day Movement
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1950
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Loan Service

Loan Service

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Allison
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1997
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Kissing babies

Kissing babies

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1996
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Lizard brand ink bottle

Lizard brand ink bottle

Australia Post Historical collection
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Ink bottles
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Joplin Manufacturing Co
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Alfred Cecil Cumming, by Perry of Melbourne

Alfred Cecil Cumming, by Perry of Melbourne

Jane Webster collection
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Cartes-de-visite
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Perry of Melbourne
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1869
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Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1873

Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1873

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Folders
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Poster that advertises the screening of a television film documentary titled 'East Meets West'